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Mar 9, 2013 7:00am PST
been a massive public to ensure that this entrenchwould firmly democracy and the rule of law. the commissioner and took a -- undertook a study to allow them to verify the new president. it is clear that the constitutional process of electing a new set of leaders to take as to the next level has been thwarted by another tainted election. this is not what kenyans in vision. this crisis is not just about the iadc. eighthsis is the very the king is a place in their institutions to respect the democratic rights and rule of law. it is democracy that is on trial. we would readily consider if they had considered deliver a reasonable election or even had addressed the serious concerns presented to the commission three days ago. we have no other vested interest. it was abolished that it was not possible to know who won the 207 election. we thought this would never happen again. it most regrettably has happened. , with a new, independent judiciary, most kenyans have faith will uphold the rule of law and will abide by its division. we will therefore should move to courts to challenge the
Mar 2, 2013 2:00pm PST
that would touch every american, cuts to early childhood education, teachers aides would be cut, law enforcement and the military, and cuts to senior programs. there are cuts to a program that brings food to senior citizens in their homes. there is a waiting list of about 100 seniors who want to get these meals. these are the cuts that would, at some point, they could potentially affect a lot of people. >> given the impact, how are ordinary people reacting to the situation? >> they are upset and angry and frustrated. they have been hearing about the budget crisis for several weeks, and a lot of people did not think that this would actually happen. the economy has not been good in the u.s. and in this area people were hoping that the economy would improve, and they were hoping that these cuts would not go through and trickle down to the community and affect people. there is a lot of anger in the white house and in congress. >> are people hopeful but they will sort out some compromise? many people did not believe the u.s. would get to this point, did they? ablee didn't and they were to
Mar 8, 2013 5:30am PST
in new york city. -- son-in-law due in court. north korea says they are cutting their hot line with the south and will be canceling the non-aggressive acts. they have impose new sanctions in response to a third nuclear bomb test. we have more from the capital of seal. -- seoul. >> exchanger verbal fire has become more intense. >> the broad was sparked when the u.n. security council unanimously passed the resolution of harsher sanctions on p'yongyang. visited the front line troops last time they exchanged a lot of fire when four south koreans had killed. they said to be prepared for evacuation. he said they would be ready for all-out war. the south korean government expressed regret when they cut a hot line between the two nations. they vowed action if they did anything to endanger south korean lives. there were several closed-door meetings. these threats are nothing new. they're facing an early test after just two weeks in office. >> some feel there's a wider office of these threats from north korea. >> they're trying to intimidate the international community across the board t
Mar 9, 2013 2:00pm PST
that they announced a few hours ago. we want to appeal to respect the rule of law and the constitution of which they are so proud. let the supreme court decide whether they will do this with a loved one. >> it has not gone down well in his hometown. they spoke out. batons were deployed in the western port city after protesters sthrew rocks and burned tires. anger in the odinga camp. >> as kenyatta stood at the center, thousands of supporters gathered to hear the final word. >> [indiscernible] >> they waited for him to arrive. they taunted the former chief prosecutor of the criminal courts. look at this they shouted. to them this was not just a vote for the man they believed the country needs. it was a referendum of the icc charges laid against him. >> most of the western countries if they have any opinion, they have to change it. it has been decided today. what kenyans see is what they have to respect. >> the mood was a lot more somber here. the expected to win the election in the first round appeared to have lost comprehensively amid all of the allegations of vote ringing brings disturbing ech
Mar 3, 2013 5:30am PST
commissioner was severely injured and now he is in a stable condition. sectionementation of 144 of the law had been implemented. that means more than four people are now banned and the military in that one district alone are trying to classify the situation in there. but the situation there is very typical to cross the country. 10 kilometers outside of the capital, four dead here, one dead here. it we're slowly getting in more reports of individuals, women or children, coming through u.s. year. thisthere has been an over ove and turning it over on friday. the strike has been well observed. we have been driving around to see what is different with the schools mostly closed. >> that was our correspondent on the line there from dakkar on the situation in bangladesh, still very hostile. the military mobilized in malaysia after they found and killed five policemen. two gunmen also killed on sunday night and they're suspected of being linked to a group of armed intruders and that group has been holed up in the state for more 3 weeks now. they refused to surrender. 14 people were killed in a shootout
Mar 2, 2013 7:00am PST
officers and law in the crossfire have been returned to their families. 10 members of the royal salute army, as they have called themselves, were killed on friday after a three-week standoff on land the fighters say belongs to them. it is time for cambodia's sugarcane fund, but it comes at grab endith the land illegal evictions. we have this report now where say there's a sugar boom. >> the sugar cane is being cut for feet, and it is the first stage in what has become a multi-billion dollar industry in cambodia. the villages call it blood sugar because the industry has been built on land they claim was stolen from them. like this piece of land. two years ago, it was home to more than 100 families surviving by subsistence farming. they live a few kilometers away, and the villages work for the plantation. >> it is very difficult to live here. every villager faces the same challenge. i am angry with the company, but it is useless. we cannot do anything. we have no choice but to depend on the company. >> the sugar industry benefits from a european union program called everything but arms, where
Mar 3, 2013 11:00pm PST
. there are a variety of reasons for that. one is poor law enforcement capacity. even if the government wants to, and we know that because of long years of dictatorship, when our military dictatorships and authoritarian regimes they enforce a certain element of consensus which appears to be a consensus. beneath that, expressions are being stilted. these military groups raise their ugly head. -- militant groups raise their ugly head. the pakistani shias being butchered in karachi. the hazara community was being targeted for the last 70 years. i think there is a lot of things which the government of pakistan has to be responsible to. why do you keep investing in submarines when your local law enforcement lacks the capacity of forensic sciences? >> egypt's former president will barack will a retrial on april 13. over the killing of hundreds of protesters during the uprising that deposed him two years ago. however, in january cairo's appeal court granted him a retrial. at least 253 people have been hurt in new protests in port said. the unrest was triggered by the decision to move 39 prisoners charged in a
Mar 3, 2013 2:00pm PST
in switzerland -- approved a curb on share has been approved. it will curb executive pay. the law would allow shareholders to vote on compensation for executives. they would have to pass bonuses and large payouts. executives could be fined and would face jail if they broke the rules. many say they support any effort to stop rewarding executives for poor performance. >> i voted yes to the initiative. i think it is important to have a frame to control what happens and to wake up our politicians, realize that the company must be the shareholders and the decision should be theirs. >> i think we could have gone farther here dime in favor of the socialist proposal, offering a different option for the lowest and highest salary. this proposal is the minimum we can do. >> i think it's a form of blackmail to say if top managers are not better paid, they will go elsewhere. i think we need international agreement to stop that. >> malaysia and are confronting philippine fighters -- malaysian soldiers are confronting philippine fighters. are investigating whether an attack was linked to filipino fighters.
Mar 6, 2013 5:30am PST
principles, the rule of law, and respect for human rights." iran has declared a day of mourning in honor of the death of hugo chavez. the rena president ahmadinejad pays tribute, saying, "day venezuela lost its brakes, strong sun. i have no doubt that he will return. braveezuela has lost its son. " the lebanese foreign minister has asked for syria to be readmitted into the arab league at a meeting in cairo. but he was met with a quick response from the prime minister of qatar. >> let us bring back syria to the arab league, let's lift the ban on its participation in our region. we need communication with syria to save six. it is a necessity for a political solution. >> i would like to respond on syria and the resolution aimed at resolving the dispute peacefully and not to create a sea of blood. the one who has created the blood shed is a star saw. >> we're following this story from the lebanese capital beirut. it appears that divisions are appearing within the arab league as far as the serious crisis. syria prices. -- crisis. >> usually his remarks sparked a lot of controversy. people are
Mar 7, 2013 5:30am PST
action, the coalition will abide by the law, we have to wait and see how people on the streets react to what he says. he wants the final tallying to stop. we know the results have been trickling in. we know that raila odinga is behind in the results. the reason it has been so slow, since monday night when the polls closed, the electronic system has failed. what is happening now is a manual system. people from around the country are coming to nairobi, giving their results on paper, and though result -- those results are being read out. that is why the results are so slow. --has the iebc responded t o to the complaints coming out? >> not publicly yet. i spoke to the chairman, isaac hassan, who told me that the allegations by the coalition court are completely untrue, that final tallying will continue. the only way that they can stop the final tallying and final results from coming out is if they take this to the court, which would be a long process. for everyone -- what everyone here is calling for is calm and patience from people. what people here really want is the final result. then
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